Stamping Ground, Kentucky

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Stamping Ground, Kentucky

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High Points

Stamping Ground strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kentucky):

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Stamping Ground Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Stamping Ground Affordability of Rents
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. State)
Top 8% Stamping Ground Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Stamping Ground, Kentucky

Comparing Stamping Ground to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kentucky (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 9
Male Share of the Population 8 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Well-Paid Single Women 6 6
Senior Citizens 6 5
Racial Diversity 3 2
Female Share of the Population 3 2
Age of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 8
Average Household Size 5 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 7 8
People in Middle Class or Better 7 8
Median Family Income 6 7
College Educated Adults 3 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 10
Working at Home 7 9
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Short Commute Times 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 8
People Living Alone 8 7
Housing Recently Built 8 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 8 7

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Stamping Ground Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 22 miles NW of Lexington, Kentucky
County Scott
Metro Area Lexington
Standard Zip Codes 40379
Phone Area Codes 502
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.271
Longitude -84.686

Stamping Ground Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 39 to 66 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 68 F
Annual Precip 43.5 inches
Distance 17.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 46 to 67 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Distance 28.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 38 to 67 F
Jul Temp 62 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 69 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
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Stamping Ground Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 566 100%
Male 281 49.6%
Female 285 50.4%
Under 18 155 27.4%
18+ 411 72.6%
65+ 93 16.4%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 3.11
White 558 98.6%
African-American 2 0.4%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.5%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.5%

Estimated Stamping Ground Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 631
Growth 65
Growth % 11.5%

Stamping Ground Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 64.2%
Irish 7.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.6%
English 6.5%
Scotch-Irish 5.4%
Scottish 2.3%
German 1.7%
Iranian 1.4%
Norwegian 1.1%
Italian 0.8%
Canadian 0.8%
Scandinavian 0.6%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Stamping Ground, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Minorsville (40379)

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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Stamping Ground 566 $43,500
Frankfort 27,741 $47,855
Georgetown 18,080 $50,743
Midway 1,620 $60,326
Monterey 167 $26,406
Sadieville 263 $42,222
Versailles 7,511 $41,567
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